• Aladdin Lamps
Lot 84

ALADDIN NO. 1240 ART-CRAFT KEROSENE TALL VASE LAMP

Estimate: $80 - $120
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ALADDIN NO. 1240 ART-CRAFT KEROSENE TALL VASE LAMP, Variegated Verde, color fused on the interior, wide gilt tracing to the edge of the foot. Fitted with a brass drop-in font and a brass Model 12 burner with correct flame spreader and having later applied tabs to the side of the tank. The Mantle Lamp Company of America (Aladdin). 1930. 16 1/2" HOA, 12 1/4" H to vase rim, 6 1/2" D base.
Literature: Courter - Aladdin: The Magic Name in Lamps, p. 97, fig. 192.

Condition

Excellent condition overall with a shallow chip and some flaking to the base rim; font having a dent and later applied pads, overall wear and some rusting.

From the collection of J. W. "Bill" Courter, Calvert City, KY.